Astilbe – Little Vision In Pink Chinese Astilbe
Little Vision in Pink Chinese Astilbe features fluffy upright plumes of jewel pink which appear above rich-green ferny foliage. A robust variety and vigorous grower, Little Vision In Pink Chinese Astilbe also tolerates full sun better than others. It has a good drought tolerance. It will rebloom if plants are cut back.
Little Vision in Pink’s compact foliage makes it a top choice for containers and edging. It looks lovely in shady woodland gardens. It’s fantastic in formal beds, cottage, pollinator, and cutting gardens. Astilbe works well massed or grouped in shady gardens. It make an excellent ground cover or as an edging plant as long as consistent moisture can be given. Spectacular landscapes can be created by using them in serpentine patterns. With its strong contrasting foliage Asilbe and Hosta planted together is a match made in heaven. Astilbe attracts butterflies and other pollinators. Deer and rabbits leave Astilbe alone.
Plant in shade to part shade in soil that has been amended with organic mater. Keep consistently watered. If plants dry out they may go dormant. Adding a top dressing of mulch will help hold water in the soil